Western parts of Prom Country are within range of most metropolitan Melbourne AM/FM/DAB+ radio stations, but as you travel eastwards, reception for these radio stations may diminish. Hilly areas of Prom Country, especially, have limited ability to receive Melbourne radio stations.
Gippsland-based radio stations can be received very well in most parts of Prom Country.
Such stations include:
- 100.7 FM ABC Gippsland Local Radio (news, talk, etc.)
- 96.7 FM ABC Triple J (modern music)
- 101.5 FM ABC Classic FM (classical music)
- 95.1 ABC News Radio (news)
- 531 AM - 3GG (various)
- 3MFM 88.1 FM (Leongatha) 89.1 FM (Phillip Island) 89.5 FM (Foster) (community news and music)
Mobile Phone and Mobile Internet Reception
Australia is home to three major mobile phone networks: Telstra, Optus and Vodafone. All are GSM-based networks.
3G coverage is widespread. 4G coverage is available on selected networks in major cities and regional areas.
Visit www.telstra.com.au/mobile-phones/coverage-networks/our-coverage/coverage-search/ for official coverage maps.
Visit www.optus.com.au/home/mobile-phone/coverage/ for official coverage maps.
Visit www.vodafone.com.au/aboutvodafone/network/checker for official coverage maps.